The Psychologist's Companion: A Guide to Scientific Writing for Students and Researchers

Synopsis

The topics of this revised and updated definitive guide to scientific writing for students and researchers include misconceptions about psychology papers; steps in writing library research papers; steps in writing experimental research papers; rules for writing psychology papers; commonly misused words; Internet resources; and American Psychological Association guidelines for psychology papers. Additional topics include guidelines for data presentation; references for psychology papers; standards for evaluating psychology papers; submitting papers to journals; how to win acceptances of papers by psychology journals; finding book publishers; writing lectures; and writing articles. Previous Edition Hb (1993): 0-521-45123-X Previous Edition Pb (1993): 0-521-45756-4

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Beth Dietz-Uhler
  • Richard C. Sherman
  • Chris Leach
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Cambridge, England
Publication year:
  • 2003
Edition:
  • 4th